Songs from the Santa Fe Opera, Episode 2: The Magic Flute
Saturday, July 11 @ 7 pm MT
Hosted by baritone Anthony Michaels-Moore
° Excerpt of the "Overture" from Mozart's The Magic Flute performed by The Santa Fe Opera Orchestra
° Mini-talk by Dramaturg Cori Ellison
° “Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja” from Mozart’s The Magic Flute performed by Benjamin Taylor and Robert Tweten
° “Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen” from Mozart’s The Magic Flute performed by Heather Buck and the Santa Fe Opera Orchestra
° “Ach, ich fühl¹s” from Mozart’s The Magic Flute performed by Joélle Harvey
° Excerpt of “Heil sei euch Geweihten” from Mozart's The Magic Flute performed by the Santa Fe Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Artist appearances made possible through the courtesy of the American Guild of Musical Artists, AFL-CIO.
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
ENGLISH DIALOGUE BY
Last performed by The Santa Fe Opera in 2010
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J. H. B. Kean & Ms. Toby E. Mayman
Dr.Cynthia Kristensen & Jan Friedlander
Judy C. Miner
Grace & John Rosenquist
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Avenir Foundation, Inc.
David Henry Jacobs
Jane Stieren Lacy
Susan & Philip Marineau
Susan F. & William C. Morris
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Gene & Jean Stark
Carl & Marilynn Thoma
Robert L. Turner
Robert & Ellen Vladem
The Wyncote Foundation as recommended by Frederick R. Haas & Rafael Gomez